Appeals service 2023

The Appeals 2023 service is closed.

Results of appeals were issued to schools, college and training providers on Tuesday 31st October 2023. Please speak to your teacher or lecturer if you are waiting on the outcome of an appeal.

If your grade has changed, your new certificate will arrive by post in November.

The Appeals 2023 process included a marking review of your SQA-marked assessments by our most experienced markers, who are also subject-specialist teachers and lecturers.

A marking review checks that:

Outcomes are final, and you cannot appeal the result further.

The following information aims to answer any questions you may have about Appeals 2023.

Appeals 2023 outcomes FAQs (159 KB)

Further information

For more information, please read Appeals 2023: General information (217 KB).

The Appeals Roles and Responsibilities (145 KB) document outlines the duties and tasks that SQA, schools, colleges, training providers, learners and local authorities must undertake both pre and post certification. You can speak to your teacher or lecturer if you have any questions about the document or service.